‘We the peoples…’: The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples
Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2008
Volume 24, Issue 2, pages 5–9, April 2008
How to Cite
Oldham, P. and Frank, M. A. (2008), ‘We the peoples…’: The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples. Anthropology Today, 24: 5–9. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-8322.2008.00569.x
- Issue online: 28 MAR 2008
- Version of Record online: 28 MAR 2008
This article reports on the adoption of the United Nations Declaration on Rights of Indigenous Peoples on the 13th of September 2007 by the United Nations General Assembly. The article examines the final stages of the negotiation of the Declaration and briefly considers the role that anthropology might play in promoting this new human rights instrument.